ShopBot Desktop CNC Tool The ShopBot Desktop is a small-footprint CNC machine for hobbyists, educators, and small and mid-size business owners. It serves as a platform for all kinds of digital fabrication capabilities. Measuring just 3-by-3 ft., the affordable, home-sized ShopBot Desktop delivers power, precision and reliability on the order of ShopBot’s full-size digital fabrication tools. Perform a wide […]
It’s that time again—the holidays. As matter of fact, “that time” seems to arrive earlier every year and if retail stores were to have their way we would all be Christmas shopping in July. So it’s never too early to consider gift ideas for your favorite home-improvement enthusiast. The EHT staff has compiled some […]
Matt Weber Modern technology is a mixed bag. Although I’m generally disappointed in the glaring absence of flying cars and hover-boards that I envision-ed as a kid, the U.S. did recently invade Mars, and our generation has lots of awesome laser gadgets at our disposal. Here’s a look at today’s laser tools for home improvement. Laser Line […]
The Energy Detective 5000-C The Model TED 5000-C home energy monitor comes with all the components necessary to keep track your home’s energy usage, plus a sleek, wireless display to provide a digital display of its performance. By connecting two sensor clamps around the incoming power conductors that feed your breaker panel, TED measures the flow of electricity within […]
Equip your Favorite Workspace with these new tools and supplies.
Tile is hard. Tile is unforgiving. Tile bends for no man, but when it’s under too much pressure, it can snap like a postal worker. The rigid ceramic or stone material of tile makes it tough stuff to cut, and your standard saw blades simply won’t get the job done. […]
By Charlie Self A Handy Technique for Treating Tools, Blades and More
By Matt Weber A Look at New Innovations in those Toolbox Staples.
Ridgid Roofing Cutter Ridgid’s new pneumatic roofing tool cuts roofing materials effortlessly. Its 9,600-SPM (strokes per minute) operating speed provides superior cutting in cold weather and seamless cutting of rake edges. It’s a lightweight tool at only 1.2 lbs. and has a Hex Grip providing maximum user comfort and less fatigue. The tool-free adjustable exhaust allows you to direct […]
By Michael Morris Photography by Daniel Morris Off-the-shelf woodworking jigs help build this flat-screen TV cabinet.